Tag Archives: Luka Modric

El Clasico Prep Begins

19 Dec

Like it or not, the Clasico is fast approaching. Injury to insult, kick off is 7 AM here in NYC. The only other place I’ve ever watched a Clasico besides my home bar is the Bernabeu but this one, I’ll be sitting on my couch grumpily nursing a coffee. I may have to preemptively bake muffins for my neighbors because I will undoubtedly wake them up by shouting. Ugh. Continue reading

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Ballon F’ive

7 Dec

I’m back! Kind of…I brought back a very special souvenir of my vacation – some sort of tropical crud that ended me up in the hospital last night – I kid you not – so I’m on doctor ordered bed rest for the next few days. But I would be remiss if I didn’t do a brief post to celebrated Cristiano’s fifth Ballon D’or! Well deserved! Continue reading

Awards All Around!

23 Oct

Los Blancos really cleaned up at FIFA’s The Best Awards again this year! The ceremony took place in London. Continue reading

Preparing For Tottenham

15 Oct

Benz and Cris saved the day yesterday, the latter getting his first La Liga goal of the season. The team returned to training today in preparation of Tuesday’s Champions League match vs. Tottenham. Continue reading

Monday Training, Ballon d’Or Noms & Club World Cup

9 Oct

The team got back to work today (and I’m getting back into it too).  The big news was that Toni Kroos rejoined the group. Continue reading

International Break Time

3 Oct

The international break is once again upon us. Doesn’t it seem like the last one was like a day and a half ago? Continue reading

Sunday Training & Lukita Livin’ The Dream

10 Sep

Well, yesterday’s match didn’t work out as we would have hoped but we don’t have time to dwell. We have our first Champions League match on Wednesday. Continue reading